Inland Empire, California October 8 - 10, 2021

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? October 8 - 10, 2021

The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!

Filmmakers from all over the Inland Empire, CA area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world at Filmapalooza 2022 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2022 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Sep 13
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Sep 28
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Oct 8
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Oct 8, 2021 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Oct 10, 2021
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Thu, Oct 14, 2021 @ 7:00pm
Group B: Thu, Oct 14, 2021 @ 8:30pm
LOOK Dine-In Cinemas Redlands
340 North Eureka Street, Redlands 92374

Required Media

  • Video Codec: H.264
  • Media: Online Submission (preferred)
  • File Type: MPEG 4 (.mp4) (preferred), MPEG 4 (.m4v), Quicktime (.mov)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080) (preferred)
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred)
  • Pixel Ratio: Square (1:1) (preferred)
  • Frame Rate: 24 FPS (preferred), 24 FPS (23.976), 25 FPS, 30 FPS (29.97)
  • Interlacing: Progressive / NON-Interlaced
  • Audio Codec: AAC (.aac), WAV (.wav), MPEG4 (.mp4)
  • Maximum File Size: 2.0GB (preferred)
Notes

Online Submission on Cinema48.com. Make sure your team leader is registered.

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film.

  • Assemble Elite Productions william fitz
  • Chromium Disonance Mark Schaefer
  • Equinox Productions Nancy Aljouni
  • Filming Wizard Pictures Travis Gray
  • Friday Lunch Daniel Najarian
  • PST Productions Chris Coon
  • Power Rangers Henry Power
  • Prism Production Odin Contreras
  • Pryde Pierce Films Pryde Pierce
  • Studio 7 Michael Slone
  • Talk to the Sun Entertainment Morgan James
  • Theater Smoke Productions Clay Lacey
  • Venomous Productions Shenay Kloss

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